Education

Information for Incoming Students

Students who are not assigned to Christiana Care for a rotation must receive initial acceptance from the department they desire to rotate in 90 days prior to the start date of their rotation.

Students who are not from an affiliated school, a student training agreement will be sent to an official at your school to sign, confirm the information below, and return to Christiana Care.

  • A criminal background check, as performed by your school.
  • Immunizations.
    • Tetanus.
    • Measles.
    • Mumps.
    • Rubella.
    • Hepatitis B.
    • Varicella if a negative history or an unknown history of chicken pox.
    • TST skin test.
    • Influenza in accordance with Christiana Care timeframe.
    • In its sole discretion, Christiana Care may permit a signed declination if there is a valid reason provided.
  • School maintains liability coverage on the student. A certificate of insurance must be mailed or faxed to Christiana Care by the school before the student can begin their rotation.
  • A letter of good standing must be mailed or faxed to Christiana Care by the school before the student can begin their rotation.

All students must complete registration for their rotation no later than 60 days prior to the start date of their rotation. Failure to do so will result in the cancelation of your rotation. All registration materials will be sent to the student by the student coordinator at Christiana Care. Registration includes the student to do the following:

  • Review the Non-Employee Manual
  • Complete Student Responsibility form and mail or fax to Christiana Care.
  • Complete Student Information form and mail or fax to Christiana Care.
  • Complete Child Protection Registry from and fax to Department of Services for Children, Youth, and Their Families.
  • If applicable, complete Housing Application form and mail or fax to Christiana Care.
  • An Elder Abuse check will be completed by Christiana Care.
  • All addresses’ and phone numbers will be provided on the forms.

All students must abide by the rules and regulations of the department through which they are rotating at Christiana Care Health System. Students are required to wear their medical school identification badge while on rotation at Christiana Care Health System.

Any questions, to the above requirements can be directed to Lisa Carnley at lcarnley@christianacare.org